SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): October 24, 2018
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
As previously disclosed, on September 25, 2017, the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (the "Court") dismissed as moot the consolidated class action (the "Action") captioned In re Facebook, Inc. Class C Reclassification Litigation, Consol. C.A. No. 12286-VCL. The Court retained jurisdiction of the Action to determine the application by the Plaintiffs in the Action for an award of attorneys’ fees and reimbursement expenses.
On October 24, 2018, the Court approved a Stipulation and Order of Dismissal (the "Order") entered into by the parties in the Action to resolve the Plaintiffs’ Motion for an Award of Attorneys’ Fees and Expenses. The Order requires that notice of the Order be given to stockholders of Facebook, Inc. in the form of this Current Report on Form 8-K. The Order is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit Title or Description
Stipulation and Order of Dismissal.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 24, 2018
/s/ David Kling
Name: David Kling
Title: Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Secretary